Camp Dynamite

A week-long overnight Christian summer camp for inner city children, youth, & senior adults with year-round events.


Phone: 202-574-3053

Facebook: /campdynamite

Instagram: @campdynamite

Location: Washington DC, USA

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Camp Dynamite

for Angel Tree families!
Camp Dynamite is a popular, highly respected, week-long overnight Christian summer camp!
Children's Camp

Ages 7-10

July 7-12, 2019

Youth Camp

Ages 11-16

August 4-9, 2019

How to Register Online

Click "Register" below to submit $20 deposit or full registration fee.


Complete the Registration Form.


If you have multiple children attending different weeks, please register them separately.

Within one week, submit the required documents.

How to Register In Person

Gather the required documents.

Parent or legal guardian must register in person at the

Camp Dynamite office during registration hours (see below).

Submit the required documents and the $20 deposit or full registration fee to reserve the camper's space at camp.

Required Documents

(birth certificate)

  • Proof of identity (school ID)

  • Proof of current address 

  • Health insurance card

  • Health history form*

  • Shot record

  • Registration form (for in-person registration)*

*Forms are available at the

Camp Dynamite office

or can be accessed below.

Cost: $60*

The normal registration fee is $110. To obtain the special Angel Tree discount, families must complete and submit the

Angel Tree application.


A non-refundable $20 deposit reserves the camper's space at camp until the due date (see below).

*Includes round-trip transportation, 16 meals, daily snacks, lodging in air-conditioned rooms, and all activities.


The actual cost to Camp Dynamite is $300 per camper. Because of generous individuals and organizations, we are able to offer the reduced rate.

Registration Hours

In-person registration is available on Saturady, July 6 and July 20

from 12-2 pm at the Camp Office.

Camp Office Address

1217 Alabama Ave. SE

Washington DC 20032

Balance Due Dates

June 22: Children's Camp

July 20: Youth Camp

What Do We Do at Camp?

  • Exciting Bible classes and chapels

  • Creative and performing arts

  • Swimming, basketball, and other sports

  • Interactive life skills lessons

  • Arts and crafts

  • Eating!

  • Having lots of fun!



Where Do We Stay?

Camp Dynamite is conducted at Potomac Park Retreat and Conference Center in Falling Waters, WV, only 75 minutes from Washington DC. You will stay in an air-conditioned dormitory-style or motel-type room with indoor bathroom facilities and will enjoy three hot meals each day.

Amenities include a gymnasium with fitness room, a nature trail, a miniature golf course, and an outdoor swimming pool.


Registration Form*


*If you have registered online,

you do not need to download this form.

Health History Form


Parental Agreement


Angel Tree Application*


*Angel Tree families must complete this application to receive the discount. An online form is available by clicking here.


Our staff is comprised of dedicated Christian youth and adults who volunteer their time. Our staff attend mandatory training sessions and have passed background checks. Children and youth campers are supervised 24 hours a day by counselors who are positive role models and whose primary concern is the campers.


What to Bring

Sheets/blankets (or sleeping bag) and pillow, towels, washcloth, soap, modest swimsuit, sweater or light jacket, modest clothes, tennis shoes, toothbrush, toothpaste, personal hygiene products, umbrella, Bible, etc.

We strongly recommend that parents write the name or initials of their children inside their clothing to prevent items from being lost.

“Camp Dynamite has meant my survival out in the world…so much love and  kindness.”

-Former Camper

“I strongly endorse [Camp Dynamite] as a powerful and trusted ministry.

The impact on our youth...has been tremendous. ”

-Pastor John K. Jenkins, Sr.

First Baptist Church of Glenarden

“I loved the atmosphere.  The people were amazing and all the activities were wonderful..”

-Senior Adult Camper

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